|Arts Scene May 15, 2013|
|Written by The Curry Coastal Pilot|
|May 14, 2013 10:03 pm|
Wednesday, March 15
A Country Music Sing Off will begin a local version of the Texaco Country Showdown at 7 p.m. at 101 Bar and Grill, 98141 W. Benham Lane, Harbor.
Gil Kirk performs vocals and piano from 6 to 9 p.m. at Sebastian’s Seafood Grill, 16011 Boat Basin Road, Harbor. He also performs from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays. For information, call 541-412-7977.
Thursday, March 16
Eco-craft night is at 6 p.m. at Jessica’s Cosmic Cafe, 604 Railroad St., Brookings. Come learn to make crafts, art and other things from recycled materials.
Friday, May 17
Cornerstone Bible Institute of South Dakota will perform handbells and sing during a concert at 7 p.m. at First Baptist Community Church, 607 Pacific Ave., Brookings.
Brookings Harbor Community Theater presents “Beauty and the Beast” 7:30 p.m. at the Harbor Performing Arts Center, 97900 Shopping Center Ave. Performances will also be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 18, and 2 p.m. Sunday, May 19, as well as the following two weekends. Tickets are $10 for adults, $9 for seniors and $7 for students and children. Tickets maybe purchased at Wright’s Custom Framing and Arts Supplies in Brookings, New Wave Video in Harbor and at the door. For information and reservations, call 541-469-4700.
Jerry Moffit performs on keyboard from 6 to 9 p.m. at Nautical Inn, 16850 Highway 101, Smith River.
Gary Lowdon performs on saxophone from 6 to 9 p.m. at O’Holleran’s Restaurant and Lounge, 1210 Chetco Ave., Brookings. He also performs from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.
Old Time Music Jam will be from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at Chetco Activity Center, 550 Chetco Lane, Brookings. Musicians of all ages are welcome. For information, call 541-469-6822.
Open Mic Night is at 7 p.m. at Jessica’s Cosmic Cafe, 604 Railroad St., Brookings. Bring an instrument, poetry, a story or a singing voice. All are welcome.
Saturday, May 18
America’s Wild Rivers Coast Wine, Art and Music Festival will be from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at the Event Center on the Beach, 29392 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. Admission is $10. The event will also be from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 19.
Eugene biologist Tom Titus will discuss and sign copies of his new book, “Blackberries in July: A Forager’s Field Guide to Inner Peace,” at 1 p.m. at Gold Beach Books, 29707 Ellensburg Ave., Gold Beach. Seating for the free event is limited, so patrons are advised to arrive early. Those unable to attend may pre-order signed copies by calling the bookstore at 541-247-2495.
Sunday, May 19
Friends of Music presents Eugene Brancoveanu and Marie Plette in concert at 3 p.m. at Brookings Seventh-day Adventist Church, 102 Park Ave. Tickets are $20 for general and free for students and are available at Wright’s Custom Framing and Art Supplies in Brookings, The Book Dock in Harbor and at the door.
Friday, May 24
Sequoyah Oregon will perform at 7 p.m. at Vista Pub, 1009 Chetco Ave., Brookings.
Saturday, May 25
Lost Woods will perform at 7 p.m. at Vista Pub, 1009 Chetco Ave., Brookings.
Sunday, May 26
Aaron Reed will peform at 7 p.m. at Vista Pub, 1009 Chetco Ave., Brookings.
Del Norte County Courthouse, 450 H St., Crescent City: “Natural Selections,” a one-person show by Rosemary Garcia featuring 12 wildlife artworks in acrylics on plywood. For information, call DNACA at 707-464-1336.
Singing telegrams by Georgia Blank, who specializes in old hymns, are being offered to lift spirits at no charge. To schedule a singing telegram, call 541-469-5625.
Pelican Bay Arts Association offers an art rental program for businesses with empty wall space. For more information about the program, call the Manley Art Center and Gallery at 541-469-1807.
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